Toll collection likely to touch Rs 34,000 cr mark in ongoing fiscal: Gadkari

New Delhi: Toll collection on national highways in the country is likely to touch Rs 34,000 crore mark of the ongoing fiscal, said Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari.

The total toll collection per year is expected to reach Rs 1,34,000 crore in the coming 3-4 years, he added. The Ministry is rolling out the FASTag system in the country for collection of toll. 

Gadkari was speaking at an event organized by an industry body in Delhi. 

He also said that his ministry is working removing toll barriers totally in the country for which it is developing global positioning system (GPS).

"There will be no toll barriers in future. The moment you leave the road, toll fees will be automatically deducted from your bank account," he added.

 

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